Windows 10: windows 10 clone hard drive will no boot

  1.    13 Dec 2015 #1

    windows 10 clone hard drive will no boot


    Hi
    I cloned my hard drive a Seagate 2T to a WD 2T using acronics software
    I removed my Seagate drive and plugged in my WD drive in the same spot and system would not boot
    tried using windows 10 repair disk no luck plugged the Seagate drive back in booted???
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  2.    13 Dec 2015 #2

    Try installing Macrium Reflect Free and creating a Macrium reflect rescue disk/USB. Then with the new hard drive only installed, boot from the Macrium Reflect Free USB/DVD and under the restore menu will be a fix startup problems utility. See if that fixes your boot problem.

    Macrium Reflect Free
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  3.    14 Dec 2015 #3

    I had been using Acronis since version 8, I always updated every year to the latest, 2014 is where I stop using Acronis and will never go back. Macrium Reflect Free can't say enough good things about it and the best part it's free.
    Last edited by sn00ker; 14 Dec 2015 at 08:35.
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  4.    16 Dec 2015 #4

    There are many good free clone software, such as free Easeus todo backup, Clonezilla, aomei Backupper. I'd say Easeus todo backup works quite well to me.
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  5.    16 Dec 2015 #5

    Have you tried Startup Repair from your Windows installation medium? That's what I had to do.
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